"July, 1999" Archive

Import of Steel items under Duty Exemption Scheme and by Export Oriented Units and Units in EPZs

Policy Circular No. 24 (RE-(99) (30/07/1999)

It is clarified that the restrictions regarding minimum import prices for steel items listed in the aforesaid Notifications will not be applicable to imports made under Advance Licences, Annual Advance Licences, Special Imprest Licences and Advance Intermediate Licences; and imports made by EOUs & units in EPZ. ...

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Notification No. 22(RE-99) 1997-2002, Dated: 30.07.1999

Notification No. 22 (RE-99) 1997-2002 (30/07/1999)

In exercise of powers conferred under section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with paragraph 1.3 and 4.1 of the Export and Import Policy, 1997-2002, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items , 1997-2002 published on 31st March,...

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Circular No. 48/99-Custom Duty Dated 30/7/1999

Circular No. 48/99-Custom Duty (30/07/1999)

I am directed to invite your attention on the above subject and to state that a doubt has been raised as to whether "Human Chorionic Gonadotrophin" would be eligible for exemption from Customs duty as applicable to Life Saving Drugs/Medicines under Notification No. 20/99-Cus. dated 28.2.99 or at the rate of 15% as applicable to veterinary...

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Circular No. 474/40/99-CX Dated 29/7/1999

Circular No. 474/40/99-CX (29/07/1999)

Circular No. 474/40/99-CX I am directed to invite your attention to sub-rule 5 of Rule 173G of the Central Excise Rules, 1944 which requires every assessee to furnish to the Proper Officer a list in duplicate, of all accounts maintained and returns prepared by him (whether the same are maintained or prepared in pursuance of these rules o...

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Guidelines for import of Second Hand Capital Goods

Policy Circular No. 23 (RE-99) (29/07/1999)

Cases where EPCG Committees took a decision to grant second hand EPCG licences before 31-3-1999 but licence could not be issued. In such cases, applicants shall have the option of converting their EPCG applications into restricted import licence applications and for that they may submit only a revised application in Appendix 8 of the Hand...

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Public Notice No. 25 (RE-99)/1997-2002, Dated: 28.07.1999

Public Notice No. 25 (RE-99)/1997-2002 (28/07/1999)

In exercise of the powers conferred under paragraph 4.11 of the Export and Import Policy, 1997-2002, as notified in the Gazette of India extraordinary, Part-II, Section 3- Sub- Section (ii) vide S.O. No.283(E) dated 31.3.97, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendments in the Public Notice No.18 (RE:99)/1997...

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SEBI : Risk Containment Measures for Index Futures Market

IES/DC/CIR-4/99 (28/07/1999)

while accepting the recommendations of Dr L C Gupta Committee, had appointed a group under Prof. J R Varma to recommend measures for risk containment for derivatives market in India...

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Circular No. 473/39/99-CX Dated 27/7/1999

Circular No. 473/39/99-CX (27/07/1999)

Circular No. 473/39/99-CX I am directed to say that a doubt has arisen whether the rebate of central excise duty paid on ingots billets of non-alloy steel and hot re-rolled products of non-alloy steel notified under section 3A of the Central Excise Act, 1944 for the period from 1.8.97 (the day re-rolled material and induction furnace goo...

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Policy Circular No. 22 (RE-99)/1997-2002, Dated: 27.07.1999

Policy Circular No. 22 (RE-99)/1997-2002 (27/07/1999)

Complaints have been received by this office that products normally classifiable under Chapter 29 of ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items 1997-2002 relating to organic chemicals are being imported by classifying the same under EXIM Code 23099003.10....

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Notification No. 21(RE-99) 1997-2002, Dated: 27.07.1999

Notification No. 21 (RE-99) 1997-2002 (27/07/1999)

Importers will be required to register their Import contracts/letter of Credit with NAFED, who shall also monitor actual imports. NAFED shall register such contracts /Letter of Credit based on recommendations from Ministry of Textiles, Government of India....

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